If your discoloured teeth are due to ageing or stains from food and drinks, you can easily whiten them using any of the effective teeth whitening treatment like Enlighten teeth whitening.
Most dentists recommend Enlighten teeth whitening because it is effective and arguably the most superior teeth whitening option. You can use Enlighten teeth whitening if your discolouration is severe and you want to get bright teeth. Enlighten teeth whitening can make the teeth whiter by up to ten shades, and you are guaranteed of B1 teeth shade.
Enlighten teeth whitening will help boost your self-confidence by giving you an outstanding teeth whitening result. The treatment is suitable for most persons as it comes with an anti-sensitivity serum to prevent teeth sensitivity.
Enlighten teeth whitening is also available as an in-office treatment and at-home treatment.
Some benefits of whitening the teeth include:
Before you whiten your teeth with Enlighten whitening, you need to consult your dentist to check if you are suitable for Enlighten whitening treatment.
Getting Enlighten teeth whitening requires three visits to the dentist. The first thing you need for Enlighten teeth whitening is an initial consultation. During the initial consultations, the following will happen.
During your second visit,
On the final visit, you will have an in-chair whitening session with your dentist, which would last for about 45 minutes. Do not forget to bring your whitening trays to this visit.
To ensure that your teeth remain white for a long time, you need to use your whitening trays once in a month. You can get an extra which may last for about 12 months.
Enlighten teeth whitening products contain 6% hydrogen peroxide which is the legally approved amount of an in-office bleaching agent for whitening the teeth. Enlighten teeth whitening must be carried out by a dental professional registered with the appropriate bodies and people under 18 years cannot whiten their teeth
Your dental professional has to carry out an initial examination of your teeth and gums to confirm that you can get your teeth whitened with the treatment and show you how to use the home teeth whitening kit properly.
For your Enlighten teeth whitening by a dental professional, contact Dental Hygienist London now on 020 31375055 to book an appointment or visit our dental clinic today at Flat 1, 70 Great Russell St. Holborn, London WC1B 3BN.
No, it is not. The effect of teeth whitening can last for up to three years, depending on the individual. The duration of your teeth whitening depends on how well you care for your teeth and maintain good oral hygiene.
If you smoke or eat and take drinks that easily stain the teeth, your teeth will likely get discoloured within a short while.
Your whitening treatment will only remove the existing stains on your teeth, but after the treatment, your teeth can get discoloured due to ageing or consumption of tea, soft drinks and coffee.
Teeth whitening is generally suitable for people with healthy gums and teeth. A criterion for whitening the teeth is an oral examination with a dentist to determine your suitability for the treatment. People with yellow-toned teeth tend to get a better result after teeth whitening
You may not be suitable for teeth whitening if,
The consultation usually lasts for about ten minutes, followed by a 50-minutes whitening session. If your teeth shade is dark, you may need another whitening session in about a week after the first teeth whitening session.
No, it is not. Only a few patients complain about tooth sensitivity after the treatment. Bear in mind that different people respond differently to whitening treatment, and there is a possibility that you might experience tooth sensitivity.
Ask your dentist for desensitising toothpaste for use before and after your treatment.
People who are not suitable for teeth whitening may opt for other treatment options like lumineers, or veneers. These alternatives also make the smile look brighter, although they cost more than teeth whitening
Enlighten teeth whitening products only whitens the natural teeth. You cannot whiten any dental restoration like composite or porcelain material.
Whitening the teeth are usually safe, and the procedure is popular and effective. Some patients experience teeth sensitivity during their teeth whitening but using the Enlighten sensitivity toothpaste helps reduce sensitivity.
Enlighten teeth whitening usually requires two dental visits. The dentist will take an impression of the upper and lower teeth which the dentist will send to the Enlighten laboratory. The lab technician will use the impressions to make high-quality custom trays, and this usually takes about two weeks.
While you wait for your whitening trays, you will use a special desensitising serum two times daily. The serum contains Hydroxyapatite (HAP). This compound is a constituent of the tooth enamel, and it also helps strengthen and protects the teeth.
During the second visit, you will receive your whitening trays, and then your dentist will show you how to apply the whitening gel correctly and wear the whitening trays.